Cosmo Named NLL 'Player of the Week'April 11, 2012 - National Lacrosse League (NLL) Buffalo Bandits
Cosmo, acquired by the team from the Minnesota Swarm via trade on Feb. 17, earned his first win in a Bandits uniform by making 46 saves on 53 shots (.868 save percentage) and allowing just one goal in the second half against Philadelphia last weekend.
Cosmo (10/6/1977, 6'2", 205 lbs.) is a five-time NLL All-Star who led the league with a 9.66 goals against average last season, helping him earn Second Team All-Pro honors. The Mississauga, ON native was named NLL Goaltender of the Year in 2007 while playing for the San Jose Stealth.
The weekly player award winners are selected by a vote of the league's general managers and head coaches.
The Bandits travel to Edmonton this weekend to take on the Rush on Saturday, April 14 at 9 p.m. before returning home to host the Rochester Knighthawks on "Fan Appreciation Night" on Saturday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m.
Tickets for Buffalo's April 21 regular season home finale are still available and start at just $25. For more ticket information, please visit the First Niagara Center box office, call 1-888-467-2273.
National Lacrosse League Stories from April 11, 2012
- Swarm's Tyler Hass Named Transition Player of the Week - Minnesota Swarm
- Rush Face Bandits in Middle of Tight Playoff Race - Edmonton Rush
- Cosmo Named NLL 'Player of the Week' - Buffalo Bandits
- Calgary Roughnecks Evans Named Offensive Player of the Week - Calgary Roughnecks
- Powless Named Rookie of the Week - Rochester Knighthawks
- NLL Week 14 Player Award Winners: Evans, Cosmo, Hass & Powless - NLL
- Knighthawks Talking 'Lax' Saturday Morning - Rochester Knighthawks
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